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Gregory Meeks' Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Gregory W. Meeks
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 02/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Simone-Marie; 3 Children: Ebony, Aja, Nia-Aiyana
Birth Date: 09/25/1953
Birth Place: New York City
Home City: Far Rockaway, NY
Religion: African Methodist Episcopal
Date Title
July 1, 2014 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on the Deaths of Naftali Fraenkel, Eyal Yifrack, and Gilad Shaar
May 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States- Provide Assistance to Government of Nigeria to Develop Specialized Units to Rescue Kidnapped Schoolgirls and Bring Boko Haram Leader to Justice
May 8, 2014 U.S. Rep. Gregory W. Meeks Statement on Kidnapping of Nearly 300 Young Women in Nigeria
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
Oct. 31, 2013 U.S. Rep. Gregory W. Meeks: Today's Ruling by an Appellate Panel to Block Changes to the New York City Police Department's (NYPD) Stop-and-Frisk Policies are Deeply Disappointing
Sept. 17, 2013 Providing for Establishment of Special Envoy
Aug. 12, 2013 We are Now One Step Closer to Revoking the Illegal Practices of Stop-And-Frisk that have Amounted to Awful Attacks on our Communities
July 19, 2013 U.S. Rep. Gregory W. Meeks Welcomes President Obama's Remarks on Race
July 13, 2013 Statement of U.S. Rep. Gregory W. Meeks on the Jury Verdict in the Shooting Death of Trayvon Martin
March 21, 2013 Letter to The United States Department of Justice Advisory Policy Board - Urging Stronger Action to Protect Sikh, Hindu, Arab-American Communities from Hate Crimes
June 28, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Walks Out on House Vote to Hold Attorney General Holder in Contempt
Sept. 7, 2011 Letter to Chairman James E. Donal Georgia State Board of Pardons & Paroles
Jan. 18, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
Nov. 18, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States of America - Clemency for Johnathan Pollard
May 4, 2010 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement On The Attempted Times Square Car-Bombing Incident
April 29, 2009 Congressman Gregory Meeks Votes In Favor Of Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act
May 12, 2008 Rep. Meeks Participates in a Community Forum on Law Enforcement Accountability: Police Community
April 25, 2008 US Reps. Gergory W. Meeks, Rangel, Towns, Clarke and Cheeks Kilpatrick, New York State Senate Minority Leader Malcolm A. Smith and Southeast Queens Elected Officials Issued a Joint Statement on the Sean Bell Verdict
Dec. 19, 2007 House Passes Bill to Protect Families from the Alternative Minimum Tax
Jan. 30, 2007 Letter: To Rep. David Obey, Chairman House Appropriations Committee; Rep. Jerry Lewis, Ranking Member House Appropriations Committee
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